Police Looking For Stabbing Suspect - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Police Looking For Stabbing Suspect

SPOKANE, Wash. - Friday night Spokane Police responded to the N. 4800 block of Lacey on a report of the stabbing.  Upon arrival, Officers located the victim, a 30 year old male from Spokane.  The victim was suffering from a single stab wound to the back. The suspect had fled on foot.  Officers responded to contain the area and a K-9 team attempted to track the suspect, but was unsuccessful.

The victim told Officers that he and the suspect met today and had been walking around northeast Spokane all day.  The victim said that he and the suspect got into an argument and that the suspect then stabbed him in the back.  The suspect was described as a white male, 25 to 30 years old, tanned skin, with a shaved head or very short hair, and crooked or missing teeth.  The victim thought the suspect's name might be "Steve" or Steven." 

The victim was transported to a Spokane hospital for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries.  Anyone with any information on this incident should call Crime Check at 456-2233.

 

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